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Re: TR-6 outer tie rods

To: Joseph Burlein <>
Subject: Re: TR-6 outer tie rods
From: Joe Curry <>
Date: Sat, 08 Nov 1997 19:34:05 -0800
Cc: Triumphs List <triumphs@Autox.Team.Net>
Organization: Curry Enterprises
References: <Pine.SOL.3.91.971108220855.26368B-100000@scinter>
Joseph Burlein wrote:
> Hello All,
> Any one out there replaced those bellows on the steering rack?  The manual
> says to remove the lock nut on the outer tie rods and release the rod
> from the wheel arm.  Is there a trick to this?  That thing won't budge.
> Any help would be great.
> Joe Burlein
> 72 TR-6
> Melbourne, FL

One postscript to my reply.  Before you unscrew the tie rod end from the
steering unit, Pit a piece of tape around the threads where the tie rod
goes.  If you are lucky, the tape will mark the placement when you
re-attach the tierod end, and the toe-in will still be set correctly.

Joe Curry   '63 Spit

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